This DC-3 was originally 44-77020, a C-47B delivered to the RAF as KN655 in June 1945. To the Royal Canadian Air Force a year later, it received serial 12965 in 1970 before sold as surplus in 1974. With Ilford Riverton Airways and Northland Air Manitoba for ten years before going to France as F-GIAZ in March 1991. Presently registered F-GIDK and flying with Dakota Air Legend marked with it's original USAF serial number.
Formerly CAF 12965, RCAF 1000 and before that RAF KN655, this Dakota IV was sold to France in 1991 as F-GIAZ, quickly changed to F-GIDK. Now flies in an aluminium finish with USAAF insignia, registered F-AZOX